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Giovan Battista Benedetti’s Diversarum speculationum mathematicarum et physicarum liber (Turin, 1585)

Benedetti: Life, Work, Contexts
1 Prosopography
2 The Subalpine Environment
3 Structure of the Book and Main Issues
4 Epistemology
5 Mechanics
6 Astronomy
7 Foundations of Physics
Concluding Remarks
A Facsimile of Giovanni Battista de Benedetti’s Diversarum speculationum mathematicarum, et physicarum liber (Turin 1585)